Category Archives: Estate Planning & Probate

More little known facts about RLT’s-Secret Trusts

You may know that a will is a public document once probated since it is published in the Probate Court files. Some of you may know that your revocable living trust gives you some privacy since it is a private … Continue reading

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Your Business: Legal, Tax, and Estate Resource!

You have concerns — I have solutions If you have a small or family business, you are in the right place. Every business goes through several stages. I save you money in every stage, by saving legal, tax and estate … Continue reading

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ESTATE PLANNING JUNE 2020

Is your estate plan or lack of an estate plan a trap for your family? Is it going to be expensive and aggravating for your family after your have passed away when life is already miserable? Let me show you … Continue reading

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THE BEST ESTATE PLAN Sept. 2019

More Reasons to Give Your Family an RLT Package. As I said in my last WealthWISe, estate planning is not just for the rich. Estate planning is for those who are rich in love for their family. My favorite estate … Continue reading

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5 TOP reasons to give your family a RLT Package jUNE 2019

Why did Forbes Daily Dozen say Aretha Franklin “was a startling example of terrible estate planning” (three handwritten wills). Read more. Estate planning is not just for the rich. Estate planning is for those who are rich in love for their family. The … Continue reading

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Real Estate Transfers at Death Oct. 2018

REAL ESTATE TRICKS AND TRAPS: I bet you can’t guess how many ways there are to transfer real estate at death. You can do it with or without a will, with a defective will, with a tenancy by the entirety, … Continue reading

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REVOLUTIONARY ESTATE PLANNING

Why come to me for estate planning as opposed to someone else? The answer is simple. Let’s ignore the fact that I am one of a few Accredited Estate Planners in Memphis. Let’s focus on your experience. Normally estate planning is … Continue reading

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ESTATE PLANNING WW 2018_5

WHAT DID TAX REFORM DO TO YOU? Tax Reform increased the estate and gift tax exemption for individuals to $5.6 million (up from $5.49 million). So a married couple can shelter $11.2 million between them. This means 99% of my … Continue reading

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ESTATE PLANNING – WW 2017_8

EASY AND EFFECTIVE? I discussed in the last WealthWISe how my approach to estate planning is a quicker less stressful process. So there is no reason to put it off. In fact, if you have a will or a trust … Continue reading

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Accredited Estate Planner® Designation

The Accredited Estate Planner® (AEP®) designation truly embodies the core value of NAEPC, excellence in estate planning. To Win the AEP designation a member of the NAEPC must be  designated and active as an attorney, CPA, insurance professional and financial … Continue reading

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